Equity crowdfunding platform has topped up a £3.8 million venture capital round by using its own platform to raise £1.2 million.
Payment fraud prevention technology Retail Decisions has been sold to ACI Worldwide through a deal worth $205 million.
Peer-to-peer debt finance platform Funding Circle has returned to its investor base to raise $65 million of expansion funds.
Having previously only used its own crowdfunding platform to raise growth capital, Crowdcube has secured institutional backer Balderton Capital as a new investor.
Personal wealth manager Nutmeg.com has raised $32 million of institutional capital two years after launching in the UK.
Financial technology business TransferWise has been successful in securing investment from both sides of the Atlantic through a $25 million fundraising.
Mergers and acquisition activity by AIM companies hit a four-year high in 2013, bucking the general UK trend. So far, 2014 has shown a similar buoyancy.
Technology start-up Pockit has been described as being 'superbly placed' by Sir Alex Ferguson, after the former Manchester United manager joined a £1 million seed funding round for the company.
UK-based Satago has utilised private backers investing through the AngelList platform to raise $1 million of new capital.
Richard Branson and Ashton Kutcher-backed BitPay has now raised more institutional capital than any other start-up in the space following a latest round worth $30 million.
Payments service iZettle has secured $55.5 million of new growth capital to accelerate the roll out of its hardware and software products.
As managing director of property finance business Folk2Folk, David Brown explains why peer-to-peer is growing through opening up the finance market, and how his business fits in.
Bowmark Capital has snapped up the stake of insurance intermediary iprism Underwriting Agency held by Magenta Partners.
A host of well-known venture capital firms are uniting to back the future growth of payments engine The Currency Cloud as the British business looks to increase transaction numbers.
Here, we look at the procedures surrounding business recovery, such as liquidation and company voluntary agreements.
Having endured some testing times since the economic crisis, Edward Craft, partner at Wedlake Bell, argues that the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) is back on form.
Seneca Investment Managers has the support of serial investor Jon Moulton as it looks to begin its asset allocating.
With growing businesses facing a variety of challenges centred around cash flow, Everline managing director Russell Gould tells us why short-term finance can help plug holes.
Company financials business DueDil has completed a Series B fundraising round by going back to its existing pool of investors.
Jamie Turner, CTO at Postcode Anywhere, examines Tech Entrepreneur Week to determine what must be done to build a great technology company.
For investors looking for good returns, picking what type of alternative finance to engage with is an important decision.
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